Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 508 553
Rank change year-on-year -2 +45 +62
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 27 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.097% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 36
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,050 £36,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +4.55% +4.76%

CCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,692 8,272 10,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.62% 26.64% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5,869 6,645 8,406
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in the South East

CCSA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA in the South East.

Salary trend for CCSA in the South East

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CCSA in the South East

CCSA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -2 13 £45,000 -
Hampshire +15 6 £60,250 -
Thames Valley +14 6 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Berkshire -3 6 £57,500 +45.57%
Surrey +27 2 £61,250 +28.95% 2
CCSA
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 14 (51.85%) CISSP
2 14 (51.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 13 (48.15%) Service Management
3 13 (48.15%) ITSM
3 13 (48.15%) F5
4 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (33.33%) CCNP
5 7 (25.93%) Network Security
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
6 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (18.52%) SLA
8 4 (14.81%) Security Management
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (11.11%) Email Filtering
9 3 (11.11%) Web Filtering
9 3 (11.11%) Change Control

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (25.93%) Network Security
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (7.41%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.70%) DSLAM
6 1 (3.70%) IOS XR
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) MPLS
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) IT Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) IT Security Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Security Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Network Team Leader
2 6 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 14 (51.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 13 (48.15%) ITSM
3 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
3 13 (48.15%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.81%) Security Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Email Filtering
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.11%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.70%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Presales
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Threat Detection
6 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CISSP
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CEH
3 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
1 13 (48.15%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Meraki
3 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto